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Contains:  M 16, Eagle nebula, NGC 6611
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M16, Pillars of creation area, 





    
        

            Hilmi Al-Kindy
M16, Pillars of creation area

M16, Pillars of creation area

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:OPT 8" RC

Imaging camera:SBIG STT 8300M

Mount:Losmandy G11

Guiding telescope or lens:OPT 8" RC

Guiding camera:SBIG STT 8300M

Software:Maxim DL

Filter:Baader Planetarium H-Alpha

Resolution: 1557x1180

Dates:June 28, 2014July 4, 2014

Frames:
Baader Planetarium H-Alpha: 36x600" bin 2x2
OIII: 4x600" bin 2x2

Integration: 6.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.78%

Astrometry.net job: 308208

RA center: 274.723 degrees

DEC center: -13.873 degrees

Orientation: 91.296 degrees

Field radius: 0.374 degrees

Locations: Home, Qurm, Oman

Description

M16 in Narrow band. Revision A has only 3.8 hours on it. Revision C has 6 hours.

Revision D, E and F have 40 minutes of OIII added and blended in using MaximDL V6 Blend Narrow Band tool. In revision F, used Ha for Luminance (but sharpened first) and for H-beta at 50% strength.

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Revisions

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    B
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    C
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    D
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    E
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    F
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    G

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M16, Pillars of creation area, 





    
        

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